How do you fix a Laptop that won’t turn on?

Why your laptop won’t turn on

There are many, many reasons why you laptop won’t turn on and we have provided in this article only the most common problems that our customers have.

Some of the reasons your laptop won’t turn on are easy fixes, others require you to take your computer to a repair business – hopefully you will call us at Affordable Computer Repairs and Service on 3397 1215.

However before you do so it might be a good idea to read the information below in the hope that one of the quick fixes may be your answer to why your laptop won’t turn on.

How do you fix a Laptop that won’t turn on?

Quick Fixes

Is your laptop plugged in?

Have you got a loose cable?

Are you using the right AC adaptor?

Is the battery installed properly?

Is the battery flat?

Do you have a defective battery?  Remove the battery and try your laptop with the AC adaptor.

Has the brightness on the monitor been turned all the way down?

How do you fix a Laptop that won’t turn on?

Not so Quick Fixes

Faulty power supply – you will need to have a new power supply installed.

The house plug point on the wall is faulty.

The removable hard disk is not properly connected.

The memory card needs re-seating.

The monitor or video card (which maybe on the motherboard) is faulty.

The processor, motherboard, hard drive or memory may need replacing.

How do you fix a Laptop that wont turn on?

 

 

 

 

At Affordable Computer Repairs and Service we always strive to find the most cost-effective solution to your laptop problem.  We will also always let you know if in our opinion you are better off purchasing a new laptop rather than having an expensive repair which includes replacement of several hardware components.  In these situations if the laptop is more than 3 or 4 years old, you are often better off purchasing a new computer and having us transfer your data across for you.  Obviously we always welcome repair jobs – that’s our business, but utmost in our minds is the best way to serve you the customer and thus if we think you are better off making a new purchase, we will say so.

Affordable Computer Repairs and Service – 48 Octantis Street, Coorparoo

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